19 Jun

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Texas baseball season ends with 6-1 loss to Florida in College World Series

Texas baseball coach David Pierce and the Longhorns finished the season with a record of 42-23 after falling, 6-1, to Florida in the College World Series (photo courtesy of texassports.com).

By Habeab Kurdi

OMAHA, Neb. — Texas teetered on the precipice of busting out but fell short in a 6-1 season-ending loss Tuesday to defending champion Florida at the College World Series in Omaha.

Looking every bit the battling ball club that surged back to beat Tennessee Tech in the Super Regionals, the Longhorns rallied early and late yet the clutch hit eluded them against the No. 1-seeded Gators. Things looked bright early on when